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Popularity
741k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Deborah

Gender: Girl. Ranked #72 most popular

Similar Names
551k Debra (English)
29k Debora (Hebrew)
< 1k Devoria (Hebrew)

What does the name "Deborah" mean?

Deborah (Hebrew): Bee

The name "Deborah" is of Hebrew origin and it means "Bee". It's a name commonly given to girls.

D is for delight, a surprise from within.

E is for exquisite, who could argue?

B is for brilliance, your vivacity for life.

O is for ornate, nothing plain here!

R is for realist, the way you are.

A is for agreeable, the best side of you!

H is for hug, give one today!

Your name in reverse order is "Harobed". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Bhdoera". How do you pronounce that?

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

How popular is the name "Deborah" in the U.S.?



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Boys

Want to know about the populiarty of Deborah? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 740,931 babies born with the name Deborah in the United States. That's more than enough Deborahs to occupy the country of Equatorial Guinea with an estimated population of 740,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name first appeared in the year 1880 when it was given to 12 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Deborah" was in 1954 with a total of 54,677 babies. (That's a lot of baby Deborahs)

According to the 1988 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Deborah" is not a popular baby girl's name in Pennsylvania. Imagine that, only 47 babies in Pennsylvania have the same name as you in 1988. Across the entire United States a total of 1,057 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

Where is the name Deborah popular?



The map shows the relative popularity of the name Deborah in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the midwest? Search for the name to check your answer!

Celebrities named Deborah

Debby Ryan

Debby Ryan is an actress, singer, songwriter, musician, and record producer with the most prominent portion of their career being from 2 to present. Debby was born in 1993 as Deborah Ann Ryan in Huntsville, Alabama, United States.

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Deborah Ann Woll

Deborah Ann Woll is an actress with the most prominent portion of their career being from 2 to present. Deborah was born in 1985 in Brooklyn, New York, United States.

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Debbie Harry

Debbie Harry is a singer-songwriter, actress, and former playboy bunny with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1968 to present. Debbie was born in 1945 as Deborah Ann Harry in Miami, Florida, U.S.

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Debi Mazar

Debi Mazar is an actress with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1981 to present. Debi was born in 1964 as Deborah Mazar in Jamaica, Queens, New York, U.S.

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Hunter Tylo

Hunter Tylo is an actress and author with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1980 to present. Hunter was born in 1962 as Deborah Jo Hunter in Fort Worth, Texas, U.S.

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Deborah Kerr

Deborah Kerr is an actress with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1940 to 1986. Deborah was born in 1921 as Deborah Jane Kerr-Trimmer in Helensburgh, Scotland, UK.

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Past life for Deborah born Sep 26, 1972

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Tibet approximately on 1475. Your profession was artist, magician, and fortune teller.

Psychologically, you had a Bohemian personality - mysterious, highly gifted, capable of understanding ancient books. Magical abilities, could be a servant of dark forces. The timid, lonely and self-confident people are everywhere, and your problem - to overcome these tendencies in yourself and then to help other people.

Here's something for you to ponder on...

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